You have read the title so it’s great news for cricket lovers, right?
Yeah! And special who loves test and ODI formats
Well, a new program FTP has launched but what it is FTP?
It is called as “future tour program” for 2018 to 2023
So you can expect the cricket will much more then we think we plan new set-ups and we will see some new records to in the FTP
The big news is “world test championship” is about to start
When and how to participate in that?
To participate the 13 teams of men’s in ODI league will act as the qualifier for the world test championship
Out of 13 top 9 teams will be participating for the world test championship and it starts from 15 July 2019 to 30 April 2021
ICC said the sides will play six series in two years on home and away basis and
The top two teams will be playing the finals at June 2021 to decide that who will be the world test champions
Schedule for test and ODI league!
India and England will play twice in ftp process and India will play 102 matches at home against every test playing nation except Ireland and Pakistan
But in total India will play 200+ international matches in next five years
What about 2018?
India will play against Afghanistan for one test and West Indies Australia and Zimbabwe at home and tour will be for Ireland, England and New Zealand.
Now about 2019 to 2020?
India will host South Africa, Bangladesh West Indies, and Australia and away tours will be West Indies and New Zealand.
In 2020 to 2021?
India will host England, Zimbabwe and Afghanistan while they will tour Sri Lanka, Zimbabwe and Australia
In 2021 to 2022?
South Africa, New Zealand, West Indies and Sri Lanka will visit India.
And India will visit Sri Lanka, England, South Africa and New Zealand.
In 2022 to 2023?
India will host Australia, Sri Lanka, England and New Zealand and tour England, West Indies and Bangladesh
And that concludes that the top two teams will then play for the finals at June 2021
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